Columnist Aurora Dawn Reinke asks what responsible tourism businesses should do when research shows tourists are unaware of sustainability benchmarking and therefore aren’t looking for it?
The Australian certification scheme is working with Argentinian wide producers to develop sustainable tourism in the regions where they operate
Overtourism, certification, carbon, and communications were among the topics addressed in the first day of the responsible tourism programme at World Travel market in London
Study shows reviews that mention hotel social or environmental initiatives score higher than those that don’t, implying business advantage from such efforts
A press conference that showcases Nicaragua’s leading tour operators challenges and success stories on sustainable tourism over the last decade.
Travindy shares the stories that can transform tourism into a force for good. if you’ve a story that can help this happen, we’d love to hear from you
Take a Green Step contains best practices, case-studies, tools and several tips to help restaurants and hotels become more sustainable.
Rhodes’ Melenos Lindos Exclusive Suites became the first hotel in the world to be awarded the GSTC certificate reviewing the hotel’s practices including environmental impact, working environment, and respect for local cultural heritage.
G Adventures announces foundation of Travel Better, a new online certification, and launches three new social projects in Austria, Canada and Bolivia.
Dashboard will enable sustainability indicators to be measured and tracked in a consistent and transparent manner so areas for improvement can be identified and achievements celebrated
Paths of Greece, a Social Cooperative Entreprise, in cooperation with Green Evolution, an environmental consultancy, is launching a new ecolabel titled “Hikers’ Friendly”. The ecolabel is initially offered to accommodation facilities in Greece that wish to be recognised as “Hikers’ Friendly Hotels”.
Mario Hardy, CEO of PATA, speaks about the organisation’s commitment to sustainable tourism and what Asia needs to take sustainability to the next level.
New EU ecolabel for tourism aims to simplify process and increase reach
We asked Anne Cobben–Da Costa from Control Union Certifications about their motivations for entering the tourism sector and plans for the upcoming months.
Sustainable First scheme aims to recognize individuals, companies and organizations contributing to the environmental, social and economic welfare
Anula Galewska speaks with Dr. Mihee Kang about the opportunities and challenges of the development of sustainable tourism in Korea.
Partnership sees Fair Trade Tourism recognising Ecotourism Kenya’s Gold eco-certified camps, lodges and hotels which can now be incorporated by approved tour operators into Fair Trade Holidays.
Randy Durband discusses how GSTC is seeking to making the entire tourism supply chain more sustainable, and why we all need to focus on Asia